The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
More men have been elected between Sundown and Sunup than ever were elected between Sunup and Sundown.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
He who tampers with the currency robs labour of its bread.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.